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Higher operating expenses in an otherwise-spectacular dairy season ate into farmer owner-operator profit.
Government says it has resolved problem with China over shipments of stranded meat.
A group pushing for reform in the red-meat industry has got farmer support for the next step.
Industry leaders fear apathy could lead to Canterbury's future water policies being unfriendly to farmers.
It's not a panacea to all that ails rural communities, but the advent of the Rural Broadband Initiative is intended to stimulate the local economy.
Having control of the market is a very seductive idea. Most of us have wondered how profitable and simple life would be if we just had the chance to be in control.